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Nearly fell off the wagon! But think I'm ok now!

CrimsonMama
CrimsonMama6 stone
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Was a very close call! And seems to be a common close call on Sundays! I work hard to get everything done over the weekend, the washing, ironing, exercising, cooking, cleaning and general running around! And if it all goes well I get to a point on Sunday where I am all caught up with nothing left to do! And wham... Boredom hunger starts creeping up on me!

I want to chill out but not being busy is when the hunger-gremlins strike! And I already had all my calories for the day! Actually I already went over by 25 calories but that was ok. I did running today, aerobics, treadmill and a walk with my daughter so I'm sure I burned a lot of calories!

Anyways sorry if I'm rambling. I came on here to pass the time to keep myself in line! Lol

Oh and another saviour to my almost-fell-off-the-wagon... The neighborhood kids knocked on my door about an injured pigeon. I've a bit of a rep in this area for helping animals and have successfully helped and released a few. Of course a few also die but at least I give them a warm and peaceful place for their end.

This current pigeon is not flying but seemed strong when I caught it. It is not a baby and I can't see any blood although I can't examine it properly until tomorrow. If a birds been scratched by a cat it usually dies within 24 hours or so. Plus its best to let them calm down and get over the shock for the night.

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JOPAT111
JOPAT111Restart Nov 2019

Well done for staying on the wagon,๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘You've certainly done a lot of exercises today too. I know a lot of people who hate Sundays, but for me that my craft day. I do Hook Art, Sewing, Handmade Rag dolls and anything with a little sparkle haha.... Maybe you and your daughter could make Sunday's a craft day and do something together to keep boredom away...... I hope your pigeon feels better tomorrow, I'm known saving butterflies๐Ÿ˜Š not only the ones my cats get wrong for catching but the ones their friends catch in the street also

CrimsonMama
CrimsonMama6 stone
in reply to JOPAT111

Aww that's lovely! About the butterflies AND the crafts!

Yesterday my daughter and I were making origami butterflies and hanging them on the ceiling. Each one represents 5lb of my weight loss so we made ten ๐Ÿ˜Š

JOPAT111
JOPAT111Restart Nov 2019
in reply to CrimsonMama

That's a fabulous way to keep track. love it๐Ÿ’–

jubbly1955
jubbly19551st 7lbs
in reply to CrimsonMama

What a brilliant idea ๐Ÿ’ก

jubbly1955
jubbly19551st 7lbs
in reply to JOPAT111

I am usually home alone on a Sunday, my husband goes sailing, so itโ€™s my craft day too. Today I have been working on some beadwork and Iโ€™m just about to do some stitching while Iโ€™m watching Line of Duty although I expect there will be more watching than stitching ๐Ÿ˜‚

CrimsonMama
CrimsonMama6 stone
in reply to jubbly1955

That's a good idea! Ages and ages ago I made a patchwork blanket and it certainly kept my hands busy and mind occupied when watching TV (instead of munching!) ๐Ÿ˜€

jubbly1955
jubbly19551st 7lbs
in reply to CrimsonMama

Great idea. If you made a quilt it would give you a constant reminder of your weight loss journey!

JOPAT111
JOPAT111Restart Nov 2019
in reply to jubbly1955

I've just finished my Hooky Art, there's a picture in the post under Busy Bee Challenge from a couple of fo hours ago.

Lytham
LythamSuper Host 3st

Hiya hun, hope youre safely on that wagon, hang onto the sides so you dont fall off !!! :-) x

CrimsonMama
CrimsonMama6 stone
in reply to Lytham

Back to it today! Work will occupy me for most of the day! I have Thursday and Friday off work this week so they might be tricky but I'm very glad I didn't succumb to temptation yesterday!

Lytham
LythamSuper Host 3st
in reply to CrimsonMama

Yey ! So pleased for you ! Youre doing brilliant ! :-) x

Lytham
LythamSuper Host 3st
in reply to CrimsonMama

Hi the answer is YES ! We are doing another challenge ! So are you going to join our summer challenge and pledge to achieve something in 10 weeks? Drop a dress size, fit into an old outfit, lose an inch or get fitter? Im going to pledge hitting 20,000 steps on my fitbit, beating my personal best x

CrimsonMama
CrimsonMama6 stone
in reply to Lytham

Of course! Is just what I need! I will look for the challenge or ask for a link if I can't find it lol

Lytham
LythamSuper Host 3st
in reply to CrimsonMama

Brilliant, I will be posting the new challenge to start on the 26th , see you there if not before ! :-) x

CrimsonMama
CrimsonMama6 stone
in reply to Lytham

Ok can't find it... Or its not started yet?? But let me know when it's ready and I will join up! With my birthday next week (and my brother-in-law's the week after) I am certain to put a few pounds back on and be eager to get back on the wagon!!

Lytham
LythamSuper Host 3st
in reply to CrimsonMama

No not till 26th hun, you can weigh in at normal weigh ins but this will be for pledging something else, what are you going toto pledge? Happy birthday for next week ! :-) x

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